An orthosis is an external device which acts as a medical aid to modify the structural and functional workings of the skeletal system. The field of medicine which deals with such devices is known as the orthotics.
oladoc can help book an appointment with an orthotist and a prosthetist in Karachi and has specialists across Karachi in areas such as Clifton, North Nazimabad, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, F.B. Area, M A Jinnah Road and so on. Patients can call us at 02138140600 to book an appointment with a specialist for their needs. Top orthotists and prosthetists practicing in Karachi include Dr. Rehana Lakhani (practicing in Dr. Rehana Lakhani's Dentistry & Aesthetics ).
Orthotists are medical professionals who are qualified to asses the medical needs of people who have skeletal disabilities or have just gone through a limb amputation. They can thus prescribe and monitor the fittings of prosthetic limbs.